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PostPosted: Tue Aug 20, 2019 4:39 pm 
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Car Model: SAAB 93 independence edition
Hi all
Can anyone help with the position of an additional oil temperature sensor on the engine
Where would it mount ?
Is there any pre prepared mounting point?
Thanks
Stephen


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PostPosted: Tue Aug 20, 2019 5:24 pm 
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Car Model: 9000 Aero......GM900i
Usual place is the sump plug.
You get a special one with a sender.
However, that is not the most accurate location for temps apparently.

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PostPosted: Sun Aug 25, 2019 12:53 pm 
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Car Model: C900 T16S
What he said ^^^^^
You can buy a temp sensor to replace the sump plug like this one https://www.rbmperformance.com/lng_FR_s ... -9000.html


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PostPosted: Mon Aug 26, 2019 10:38 am 
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I use a sandwich plate between the oil filter and its housing, you then have the option to fit oil temperature and pressure sensors. The sump plug sensor type is a little exposed.

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